Storytimes

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Thursday, January 23

Happening thru:

Blue Manatee Literacy Project, Cincinnati

Bundles of joy can come to Blue Manatee for a special storytime just for infants up to 3 years old. 

Categories: Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years

Sharon Woods/ Sharon Centre , Sharonville

Come learn about snowflakes; children will enjoy an activity, craft and story.

$ Categories: Crafts, Nature, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Friday, January 24

Happening thru:

Blue Manatee Literacy Project, Cincinnati

Toddlers will love this interactive storytime with the ManaTeam. 

$ Categories: Storytimes Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Woodland Mound/ Seasongood Nature Center , Cincinnati

Come learn about snowflakes; children will enjoy an activity, craft and story.

$ Categories: Crafts, Nature, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Sunday, January 26

Happening thru:

Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve/ Ellenwood Nature Barn , Cincinnati

Join the Great Parks for a meeting of the book club. Purchase a book or borrow one from the library. Hang out by the fire, enjoy a tasty snack and share in good conversation. Adults welcome; bring a snack to share if you would like. Call 513-385-4811 for each meeting’s book title.  

Categories: Classes, Nature, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead, Trenton

It is chilly- head to MetroPark’s to learn all about ice and how it was harvested before refrigeration was invented. Children will enjoy hands-on activities, experiments, crafts and a snack. 

Categories: Crafts, Nature, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Tuesday, January 28

Happening thru:

King Arthur’s Court Toys, Cincinnati

Spend Tuesday mornings hearing fun stories and enjoying free popcorn (bonus: free coffee for the grownups). 

Categories: Storytimes Ages: All ages

Wednesday, January 29

Happening thru:

Krohn Conservatory, Cincinnati

Get inspired by nature in Krohn’s showroom;  children will hear a different nature story each Wednesday and create a guided craft.

$$ Categories: Crafts, Nature, Storytimes Ages: 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Get your little ones excited for art with this 30 minute class in the Rosenthal Education Center. Young artists will hear art-themed stories, sing songs and explore the world around them through sensory activities. 

Categories: Art, Classes, Crafts, Museum Events, Storytimes Ages: 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Saturday, February 1

CCPL Fort Thomas/Carrico Branch , Newport

Head to the library (but don’t let the pigeon drive!) for Mo Willems themed games, crafts and of course, books. 

Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Sunday, February 2

Joseph-Beth Booksellers , Crestview Hills

Put on a jersey and head to Joseph-Beth to hear a football story before the big game

Categories: Seasonal/Holiday, Sports, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Monday, February 3

Joseph-Beth Booksellers , Cincinnati

Join Joseph-Beth for a very special afternoon storytime with author Jason Tharp, who will be reading his newest book, “It’s Okay to Be a Unicorn”. This beautiful picture book features a unicorn pretending to be a horse – until he learns to embrace his true self.

Categories: Storytimes Ages: All ages

Tuesday, February 4

Sharon Woods Sharon Centre , Sharonville

Nature has many stories to tell; head to the park for a nature-themed story. 

Categories: Nature, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Joseph-Beth Booksellers , Crestview Hills

The young adult series that began with “The Deceivers” continues in this second twist-filled installment from local author Kristen Simmons! In “Scammers”, the stakes are higher, the cons are riskier, and nothing is what it seems.

Categories: Storytimes Ages: All ages

Wednesday, February 5

Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati

Join Joseph-Beth for an afternoon with Phil Stamper, debut author of the young adult novel, “The Gravity of Us”! When his volatile father is picked to become an astronaut for NASA’s mission to Mars, 17-year-old Cal, an aspiring journalist, reluctantly moves from Brooklyn to Houston, Texas, and looks for a story to report, finding an… Read more »

Categories: Storytimes Ages: All ages, Teens

Tuesday, February 11

Happening thru:

Florence Branch, Florence

Promote early literacy, explore activities and make memories at the library. 

Categories: Library Events, Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Nature Center , Cincinnati

Venture to the Rowe Visitor Center’s Whittaker Library for a nature themed storytime. 

$ Categories: Nature, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Wednesday, February 12

Joseph-Beth Bookseller, Cincinnati

Join Joseph-Beth for an evening with local author Kim Dobbs! In “Let’s Be Boldly Bearcat”, the University of Cincinnati bearcat mascot takes young readers on a visual tour of the University of Cincinnati’s campus.

Categories: Sports, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Friday, February 21

Woodland Mound, Seasongood Nature Center , Cincinnati

Nature has many stories to tell, hear one of them during this nature themed story time. 

Categories: Nature, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Sunday, February 23

BCPL Scheben Branch, Union

Celebrate Mo Willems’ birthday through a series of stories, songs, games and crafts all centered around that pesky little pigeon!

Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday, Storytimes Ages: All ages

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